Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 299 390
Rank change year-on-year +118 +91 +68
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 606 403 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.51% 0.88% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.91% 3.65% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 298 141
London median daily rate £550 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £413 £417 £400
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £43.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12,338 11,045 6,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 30.75% 24.23% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,904 8,087 4,809
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.72%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £661 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 95 48
London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.60 £20.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +32.46% -22.78%
10th Percentile £13.85 £14.06 £11.00
90th Percentile £70.00 £90.75 £127.88
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -5.00%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +38 90 £600 +4.35% 5
South London +22 49 £504 +6.05%
West London +45 34 £525 +5.00% 1
East London -18 5 £500 -
North London - 2 £550 -
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 599 (98.84%) Amazon AWS
2 399 (65.84%) Amazon EC2
3 353 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
4 342 (56.44%) DevOps
5 332 (54.79%) Serverless
6 321 (52.97%) AWS Lambda
7 317 (52.31%) Python
8 307 (50.66%) Amazon RDS
9 283 (46.70%) Java
10 279 (46.04%) Terraform
11 256 (42.24%) Docker
12 216 (35.64%) Kubernetes
13 205 (33.83%) Finance
14 198 (32.67%) Web Services
15 194 (32.01%) Linux
15 194 (32.01%) Amazon SQS
16 185 (30.53%) Jenkins
17 180 (29.70%) Amazon Redshift
18 171 (28.22%) Ansible
19 158 (26.07%) AWS CloudFormation
20 148 (24.42%) Software Engineering
21 138 (22.77%) Git (software)
21 138 (22.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 124 (20.46%) Asset Management
23 120 (19.80%) Artifactory
24 116 (19.14%) J2EE
25 114 (18.81%) Kafka
25 114 (18.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
26 105 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
27 99 (16.34%) Bash Shell

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 91 (15.02%) Apache
2 62 (10.23%) Apache Spark
3 43 (7.10%) Confluence
4 39 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (2.81%) Apache Airflow
5 17 (2.81%) Apache Solr
5 17 (2.81%) nginx
6 10 (1.65%) IIS
7 7 (1.16%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.83%) Luigi
9 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.50%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) JBoss
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Orchestrade
1 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 599 (98.84%) Amazon AWS
2 399 (65.84%) Amazon EC2
3 332 (54.79%) Serverless
4 321 (52.97%) AWS Lambda
5 194 (32.01%) Amazon SQS
6 158 (26.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 138 (22.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 114 (18.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 98 (16.17%) OpenShift
10 87 (14.36%) Amazon Kinesis
11 84 (13.86%) Route 53
12 77 (12.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 77 (12.71%) CloudFront
13 76 (12.54%) Amazon ELB
14 67 (11.06%) Amazon EMR
15 52 (8.58%) GitHub
16 47 (7.76%) AWS CloudTrail
17 33 (5.45%) Amazon Glacier
18 31 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
19 26 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.79%) Firewall
2 28 (4.62%) VPN
3 23 (3.80%) DNS
4 14 (2.31%) HTTP
4 14 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.32%) Kerberos
5 8 (1.32%) SSL
6 7 (1.16%) DHCP
6 7 (1.16%) IPsec
7 6 (0.99%) DMZ
7 6 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.66%) WAN
9 3 (0.50%) Network Security
9 3 (0.50%) RTMP
10 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.17%) DSL
11 1 (0.17%) Internet
11 1 (0.17%) MPLS
11 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (50.66%) Amazon RDS
2 180 (29.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 95 (15.68%) Big Data
4 81 (13.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 67 (11.06%) NoSQL
6 65 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
7 64 (10.56%) MySQL
8 58 (9.57%) MongoDB
9 53 (8.75%) Amazon Athena
10 50 (8.25%) Hadoop
11 44 (7.26%) Relational Database
12 38 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (5.12%) Apache Hive
13 31 (5.12%) SQL Server
14 28 (4.62%) Redis
15 26 (4.29%) HBase
16 17 (2.81%) InfluxDB
17 16 (2.64%) Data Lake
17 16 (2.64%) RDBMS
18 15 (2.48%) JanusGraph
Development Applications
1 185 (30.53%) Jenkins
2 138 (22.77%) Git (software)
3 120 (19.80%) Artifactory
4 69 (11.39%) GitLab
5 61 (10.07%) RStudio
6 57 (9.41%) JIRA
7 29 (4.79%) Bitbucket
8 28 (4.62%) Maven
9 22 (3.63%) Travis CI
10 16 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (2.48%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (2.31%) Selenium
13 11 (1.82%) CircleCI
13 11 (1.82%) EasyMock
13 11 (1.82%) Mockito
13 11 (1.82%) Subversion
14 8 (1.32%) Gradle
14 8 (1.32%) JUnit
15 6 (0.99%) GoCD
General
1 205 (33.83%) Finance
2 67 (11.06%) Front Office
3 21 (3.47%) Retail
4 12 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.82%) Legal
5 11 (1.82%) Marketing
6 9 (1.49%) Publishing
7 8 (1.32%) Banking
8 7 (1.16%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Billing
9 5 (0.83%) Law
10 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 249 (41.09%) Developer
2 195 (32.18%) AWS Engineer
3 148 (24.42%) AWS Developer
4 128 (21.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 119 (19.64%) AWS DevOps
6 91 (15.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 89 (14.69%) Data Engineer
8 86 (14.19%) Java Developer
9 74 (12.21%) Senior Developer
10 45 (7.43%) Angular Developer
11 43 (7.10%) Python Developer
12 42 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (6.44%) Java Software Developer
14 36 (5.94%) Architect
15 35 (5.78%) UI Developer
16 34 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
16 34 (5.61%) Senior Software Developer
17 32 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 32 (5.28%) Lead Developer
17 32 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (32.67%) Web Services
2 116 (19.14%) J2EE
3 114 (18.81%) Kafka
4 64 (10.56%) AngularJS
5 63 (10.40%) Node.js
6 48 (7.92%) REST
7 44 (7.26%) Apache NiFi
8 43 (7.10%) J2SE
9 39 (6.44%) SOAP
10 38 (6.27%) React
11 33 (5.45%) JSON
11 33 (5.45%) XML
12 24 (3.96%) Pandas
13 23 (3.80%) CSS
13 23 (3.80%) HTML
13 23 (3.80%) JMS
13 23 (3.80%) Spring Boot
13 23 (3.80%) Vue.js
14 22 (3.63%) Elastic Stack
15 21 (3.47%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.23%) Fixed Income
2 53 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.94%) Data Structures
4 32 (5.28%) Fintech
5 30 (4.95%) Cloud Native
6 29 (4.79%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (3.30%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.31%) PKI
9 14 (2.31%) User Experience
10 12 (1.98%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.82%) Analytical Mindset
12 10 (1.65%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.49%) Clustering
13 9 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
14 7 (1.16%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.16%) Data Centre
14 7 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.16%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 194 (32.01%) Linux
2 59 (9.74%) Unix
2 59 (9.74%) Windows
3 36 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (2.64%) CentOS
4 16 (2.64%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.32%) Debian
7 5 (0.83%) Android
7 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (56.44%) DevOps
3 148 (24.42%) Software Engineering
4 124 (20.46%) Asset Management
5 105 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
6 91 (15.02%) Microservices
6 91 (15.02%) Migration
7 85 (14.03%) Scrum
8 79 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 79 (13.04%) Open Source
9 78 (12.87%) Data Modelling
10 76 (12.54%) ETL
11 68 (11.22%) TDD
12 67 (11.06%) Decision-Making
13 60 (9.90%) Analytics
14 53 (8.75%) Test Automation
15 46 (7.59%) Front End Development
16 44 (7.26%) Deployment Automation
17 42 (6.93%) Visualisation
18 40 (6.60%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 317 (52.31%) Python
2 283 (46.70%) Java
3 99 (16.34%) Bash Shell
4 89 (14.69%) SQL
5 87 (14.36%) JavaScript
6 48 (7.92%) Scala
7 45 (7.43%) Java 8
8 33 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 25 (4.13%) Ruby
10 19 (3.14%) Go
11 18 (2.97%) ES6
11 18 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 18 (2.97%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.98%) Perl
12 12 (1.98%) PHP
13 10 (1.65%) R
14 9 (1.49%) C#
14 9 (1.49%) Groovy
15 6 (0.99%) C++
16 3 (0.50%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 91 (15.02%) AWS Certification
2 87 (14.36%) Security Cleared
3 79 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.14%) Degree
5 14 (2.31%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.33%) CISMP
7 2 (0.33%) CISSP
7 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.17%) CCNA
8 1 (0.17%) CCNP
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.82%) QA
3 5 (0.83%) GDPR
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.33%) PMO
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 256 (42.24%) Docker
2 18 (2.97%) HDFS
3 12 (1.98%) Apache Flume
4 7 (1.16%) Snort
4 7 (1.16%) Squid
5 5 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 279 (46.04%) Terraform
2 216 (35.64%) Kubernetes
3 171 (28.22%) Ansible
4 81 (13.37%) Puppet
5 45 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (3.30%) Packer
7 19 (3.14%) Kibana
8 15 (2.48%) Hadoop YARN
9 14 (2.31%) logstash
10 11 (1.82%) HAProxy
11 9 (1.49%) Mesos
11 9 (1.49%) Nagios
12 7 (1.16%) FortiGate
12 7 (1.16%) Oozie
12 7 (1.16%) Rundeck
12 7 (1.16%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.99%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.83%) Istio
15 4 (0.66%) Grafana
15 4 (0.66%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 54 (8.91%) Atlassian
2 36 (5.94%) Tableau
3 31 (5.12%) Informatica
4 29 (4.79%) Oracle
5 28 (4.62%) SAP
6 22 (3.63%) IBM
6 22 (3.63%) IBM Sterling
7 18 (2.97%) Splunk
8 17 (2.81%) Microsoft
9 16 (2.64%) SaltStack
10 10 (1.65%) Talend
11 9 (1.49%) Cloudera
11 9 (1.49%) Hortonworks
11 9 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.49%) Ping Identity
11 9 (1.49%) Teradata
12 8 (1.32%) Google
13 7 (1.16%) Adobe
13 7 (1.16%) Dynatrace
13 7 (1.16%) New Relic